Ukraine-Russia war

Young Ukrainians use techno parties to rebuild devastated villages

The daytime "clean-up rave" in Yahidne was organized by young Ukrainians who have been using dance parties as a way to contribute to recovery efforts in the country's north.

published on : 25th July 2022

For Ukrainian high jumper, world championship silver feels like gold

Yaroslava Mahuchikh left Ukraine shortly after her country came under siege by the Russian military. The war grinds on.

published on : 20th July 2022

G20 meeting: US, Russian envoys gather in Indonesia for talks to end Ukraine war

The G20 meeting is looking to tackle the war's impact on food and energy security, as well as the global economy's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic and the ravages of climate change.

published on : 8th July 2022

NATO calls Russia its 'most significant and direct threat'

However, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy chided NATO for not embracing his embattled country more fully and asked for more weapons to defeat Moscow's forces.

published on : 29th June 2022

Reports of civilian deaths in ongoing Russia-Ukraine war deeply disturbing: India at UN

Underlining that the impact of the Ukraine conflict is not just limited to Europe, he said, the conflict is worsening concerns over food, and fuel security, particularly in the developing countries.

published on : 29th June 2022

EU chief visits Ukraine to discuss its bid to join bloc

While Kyiv has been pushing for rapid admission into the European Union, officials and leaders in the bloc have cautioned that the road to membership is a long one, which can take years or decades.Whi

published on : 11th June 2022

US hopes to return diplomats to Kyiv by end of month

The US closed its embassy in Kyiv on February 14, ten days before Russian President Vladimir Putin launched his invasion of Ukraine, and moved its diplomats westwards.

published on : 2nd May 2022

NATO exercises begin along its eastern flank

They are regular exercises aimed at improving the security of the alliance's eastern flank but come this year with Russia's war against Ukraine raging nearby.

published on : 1st May 2022

New round of talks aims to bring peace to Ukraine 

Another round of talks aimed at stopping the war in Ukraine was scheduled for Tuesday as the fighting appeared stalemated on the ground.

published on : 29th March 2022

Selective indignation is racist hypocrisy

All lives are equal but some are more equal than the others. Caucasian lives command a larger premium in the outrage market than others.

published on : 27th March 2022

Ukrainian women's soccer club adjusts to life in Germany

The players are now living and training in Germany with support from Cologne, a soccer club with teams in the men's and women's Bundesliga competitions.

published on : 24th March 2022

United Kingdom to contribute money, experts to International Criminal Court's Ukraine probe 

Deputy Prime Minister of the UK, Dominic Raab is meeting ministers from around the world in The Hague on Thursday in a show of support for the ICC's ongoing probe.

published on : 24th March 2022

Shareholder group urges Nestle to halt all Russia business

Nestle has suspended all its imports and exports to Russia, including Nespresso coffee pods and S.Pellegrino bottled water, but has maintained deliveries of vital products such as baby food.

published on : 21st March 2022

EU slams 'war crimes' in Ukraine but new sanctions unlikely

With civilian deaths mounting in the besieged port city of Mariupol, German Foreign Minister highlighted the increase in Russian attacks on civilian infrastructure, including hospitals and theatres.

published on : 21st March 2022

Ukraine War: Nearly 40,000 have fled besieged city of Mariupol in past week 

The 40,000 is nearly 10 per cent of its 430,000 population, the city council in the Azov Sea port city said Sunday that 39,426 residents have safely evacuated from Mariupol in their own vehicles.

published on : 20th March 2022

UK to send missile defence system to Poland: Defense Secretary Ben Wallace

During a visit to the Polish capital, Defense Secretary Ben Wallace said the United Kingdom is sending the Sky Sabre medium-range anti-air missile system to Poland with about 100 personnel.

published on : 17th March 2022

Russian on-air protester Marina Ovsyannikova fined, faces possible prison term 

Marina Ovsyannikova told reporters she was not allowed to sleep while held in police custody and that she was interrogated for 14 hours.

published on : 16th March 2022

UK PM Boris Johnson calls on world to wean off  dependence on Russian oil, gas

Last week, the UK government announced plans to phase out imports of Russian oil products by the end of 2022 and a possible ban on natural gas from the country.

published on : 16th March 2022

Beijing accuses US of spreading 'disinformation' over China's Ukraine role 

eijing on Monday accused Washington of spreading "disinformation" over China's role in the Ukraine war, ahead of talks between the two countries' envoys in Rome.

published on : 14th March 2022

With US busy in Ukraine crisis, China may expand influence in Middle East: Report

Notably, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi held a series of talks with Gulf nations on economic cooperation and regional issues, such as the Iran nuclear deal in January.

published on : 13th March 2022
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